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If you are planning a trip to France, you are in good company: The country is the most popular travel destination in the world, with Paris taking the top spot as most visited city in the world. So why not stray from the masses and explore some of the places less frequently seen? After all, France isn’t just renowned for its hotspots but also for its diversity.

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To give you some ideas, ease the planning, and possibly inspire the next trip, we have collected photos of 10 less-known travel destinations that our community members have shared on EyeEm. You won’t see the Eiffel tour here, but parts of the country full of natural beauty, tradition, and contemporary architecture.

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La Camargue

Located in Southern France, this region includes one of the country’s largest nature reserves. It houses more than 400 species of birds, flamingoes, and even a bespoke horse breed: the white Camarguais.


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